Dromoland Castle is one of the finest medieval palaces that has now been converted into a first class hotel. Dromoland Castle is considered today one of the best hotels with a medieval atmosphere in the territory of Ireland and is a worldwide favorite destination.
Everything there is marked with the first class tag. The luxurious interior of Dromoland offers luxuriously appointed rooms with authentic, numerous antiques and an excellent service at every level.
Dromoland Castle is located close to Newmarket-on-Fergus within the County of Clare in Ireland. Before construction of the current Dromoland on this earth, there were several fortified buildings, dating from 15th and 16th century.
Historical documents confirm that they were owned by Thomas, who was the son of Shane Mac Anerhen. Before Dromoland become a family mansion of O'Brien, the property was owned by the famous Gaelic families like family McInerney.
The impressive structure of the Dromoland Castle consists of four large buildings that are interconnected. The whole castle is on an area of 375 acres. Dromoland was renovated and turned into a luxury hotel in 1962, but this does not take a complete reconstruction of the precious atmosphere of its historic past. Dromoland remains impressed by the wonderful wood carvings, stone statues, hand carved paneling, numerous inspirational paintings and antique furniture which are everywhere in the castle.
Dromoland has wonderful romantic gardens and each room in the palace has its own unique charm as there is a mix of the most modern conveniences with historic charm of Dromoland. All rooms that are available to guests have a beautiful view of the gardens with their fascinating colorful alleys, herbal plants and an amazing lake. The stone décor in the garden is the original dating from the 16th century.
In the dining room of Dromoland you can get everything that bears the label of gourmet. The exquisite dishes and drinks that are served at the restaurant of the Irish castle, have multiple global awards and recognition for quality.
In addition to the most sophisticated culinary delicacies, visitors to the Dromoland Castle have the opportunity to exercise a lot of outdoor sports. Complex Dromoland offers excellent conditions for hunting, fishing, horseback riding, tennis and many others.
Among other things, Dromoland Castle has a first class golf course, which hosts many international competitions.